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Staff Directory


Scott Woodside MSN, MBA, RN
Scott is the Director for Student Health Services at Rowan University. He is a graduate of Villanova University with a Bachelors in Nursing and completed his Masters in Business Administration and Nursing from LaSalle University.

Scott has experience in cardiovascular health, critical care, emergency preparedness and most recently in public health, where he served as the Director of Nursing for the Gloucester County Department of Health, Senior and Disability Services.

Nurse Practitioner

Karen Bozar Ovalle, MSN, RN, APN-C
Karen Bozar Ovalle serves as nurse practitioner for Student Health Services for the past years. She earned a BSN from Temple University, and MSN and post-Masters degrees (as nurse practitioner) from the University of Pennsylvania.

Karen Ovalle has 38 years of experience in emergency, internal medicine and family practice. She spent four years with the Peace Corps in Colombia, South America and is bilingual (written and spoken) Spanish. During the summer months she works as a volunteer EMT on Long Beach Island.


Dr. Carl L. Schopfer, D.O. - Family Practice

Registered Nurses

Frances MacFarland, RN
Fran MacFarland graduated in 1970 from Helene Fuld School of Nursing at West Jersey Hospital in Camden. She has worked as a nurse in a variety of institutions such as hospital, doctor’s office, and school. Fran MacFarland has been a nurse at Rowan since 1988. She is currently the Rowan University Student Health Services Charge Nurse. When not at work she enjoys reading and spending time with her family.

Anne Domico, RN
Anne Domico graduated from Abilene Christian University in Texas in 1988. She was born and raised in Southern New Jersey. Anne worked in a variety of nursing fields before coming to Rowan University in 2005.

Rita Bowen, MSN, RN, Certified School Nursing

Stephanie Brown, BSN, RN

Stephanie Brown came to Rowan University in December 2006. She has worked in medical/surgery & telemetry in hospital settings. Stephanie graduated in 2001 with a BSN from Malone College in Canton, Ohio. In October 2011 she completed a certificate program in case management.

Ann Grasso, RN
Ann graduated from Gloucester County Community College School of Nursing in 2006. She worked in the Rehab Unit at Lady of Lourdes Medical Center for 3 years as well as private duty nursing. Ann came to Rowan in 2009 and recently completed a sign language course at Gloucester County Community College. In her spare time Ann enjoys yoga and other fitness activities.

Registered Dietician

Jennifer Fratini, RD
Jennifer Fratini graduated from Drexel University in 1997 with her Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Food Science. Jennifer completed her Dietetic Internship through Immaculata University at the Philadelphia Veteran's Hospital. Jennifer is a Registered Dietician with 14 years of experience in the nutrition field and has had a variety of work experience in hospital settings, Eating Disorder Programs, Rehabilitation Centers and General Nutrition Education.

Clerical Staff

Noelle Davis
Colleen Migeot
Kiniece Williams
Jason Osman

Program Assistant

Heidi Turing